Economy & Trade
January 29, 2014
Lebanon’s trade deficit widened by 2.525 percent in 2013 compared to 2012 as exports fell by more than $480 million.
“On a per capita basis, total US aid to Egypt decreased from $44 in 1991 to $18.5 in 2013, the lowest compared to Jordon and Israel,” according to Dcode.
January 28, 2014
DP World’s Jebel Ali Container Terminal 3 (T3), inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE is set to be the world’s largest semi-automated facility.
January 27, 2014
The US officials, who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity, said the aid was being sent through Turkey into Syria.
Dubai Customs kicked off the new edition of the annual IP Award for public and private schools, universities and colleges countrywide for the school year 2013-2014.
January 26, 2014
Dubai Customs launched its employee training plan for 2014, as part of the multiple efforts exerted to build human resources capabilities and enhance their productivity and performance.
January 24, 2014
A strategic partnership between the Government Summit in the United Arab Emirates and the World Economic Forum (WEF) was announced on Thursday following a meeting in Davos
January 23, 2014
Dubai Exports (DE), the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED), Government of Dubai, formally opened its overseas office in Mumbai.
The prince welcomed the idea to invest in Portugal and promised to visit the country in the near future.
“We must change the dialogue from what we do with the money we make to how we make the money,” Indra Nooyi, chairman and chief executive officer, PepsiCo, USA, said.
January 22, 2014
Egypt is participating in the forum to restore international confidence in the country’s economy, and present some planned reforms.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut its growth forecast for the Arab world, despite the global economy being expected to pick up in 2014.
Saudi Arabia has the golden opportunity to attract global investments and is moving in the “right way” to become the leading manufacturing country in the region.
The two-way trade grew by 5.3 percent in the first ten months of 2013 in comparison to the corresponding time last year.
January 21, 2014
Dubai Customs effectively thwarts smuggling bids of all goods infringing local and international laws.